Gross generation

Gross generation

Gross generation or Gross electric output is the total generation of electricity produced by an electric power plant. It is measured at the plant terminal prior to the point at which the power leaves the station and is measured in kilowatthours (kWh) or megawatthours (MWh).

References

See also

* Electrical generators
* Net generation

External links

* [http://www.eia.doe.gov/glossary/glossary_g.htm Energy Information Administration Glossary]
* [http://www.eia.doe.gov/cneaf/test/page/cneaf/electricity/page/prim2/chapter3.html Electricity generation]
* [http://www.epa.gov/airmarkt/progsregs/nox/docs/netgross.pdf Net vs Gross Output Measurement]
* [http://www.epa.gov/airmarkt/progsregs/nox/docs/netvgrow.pdf Measuring power generation]


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